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Gabriela Davies

Gabriela Davies

Gabriela Davies, born (1993) and based in Rio de Janeiro is an independent curator and cultural producer . From 2016-2021 Gabriela was the curator and director for Galeria Aymoré. This not-for-profit institution located in Rio de Janeiro showcased Brazilian contemporary art. In addition to featuring ground-breaking exhibitions highlighting the plurality of the Brazilian art scene, the space gained its recognition through prestigious partnerships such as with PIPA Institute and Jacaranda Art Platform and Club. Gabriela has gained her BA in Curatorial Studies at Central Saint Martins, UAL, and a Masters in History of Art at University College London, UK.

In 2020 Gabriela Davies was invited as a juror for the Arte Laguna Prize and she has also been part of the nominating committee for the PIPA Prize in 2018 and 2019. She managed the talks and conferences for the ArtRio Art Fair, in 2016, 2018 and 2020. Gabriela is the co-founder for Potência Ativa, and co-curator of Arte Substantivo Feminino.


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